LPTA, Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant ( PTA ) -- PRN
CHRISTUS Central Louisiana/St. Frances Cabrini
Rehab - Physical/Occupational/Speech Therapy
CHRISTUS St Frances Cabrini-40100
3330 Masonic Dr
Alexandria, LA 71301
The Physical Therapist's Assistant has the responsibility and accountability for implementing care for patients referred for Physical Therapy according to the plan of care established by a Physical Therapist. Physical Therapist's Assistant is responsible for adhering to all standards of the Physical Therapy Practice Act as they apply to providing therapy care, supplies, equipment and education for the patient population.
According to department's Scope of Practice, this position requires providing services to the general population, in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of the physical development and functional needs of the individuals served, and clear knowledge of functional performance. This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Hospital. It is expected that the associate demonstrate behavior consistent with the Core Values. The associate shall support the CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini's strategic plan and the goals and direction of their Performance Improvement Plan (PIP).
Graduate of School of Physical Therapy Assistant
English required, bilingual preferred
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Physical rehabilitation experience preferred
Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications:
Current Louisiana PTA License
Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification